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        Skin Deep, Full Program Description

        This text discusses the content of the WGBH production People's Century: "Skin Deep." Skin Deep refers to the challenging of racial oppression in the United States and South Africa. This introduction touches upon the Sharpeville massacre in 1960, the Montgomery Bus Boycott, and the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Eyewitness quotes are used to illustrate the experience of protesters who fought in the streets and beyond against segregation.

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